Lecture and Seminar Participation

Seminar groups (from Week 2)

All groups run on Fridays and will be taught by Dr Rosie Doyle

 

 

Week

Lecture Schedule

All lectures on Wednesdays 12-1 in room LIB2

Term 1

1 NO LECTURE
2 Iberians, People of the Americas, and Africans (RD)
3 Early Contact in the Caribbean and Brazil (RD)
4

The Conquest of the Mainland (RD)

5

Structuring the Colonies: Labour, Demography, Administration (RE)

Lecture powerpoint

6 Reading Week (no class)
7

Colonial Society (RE)

Lecture Powerpoint

8

The Eighteenth Century (RE)

18C lecture powerpoint

9

Independence in the Americas (RD)

10

Nation-building in the Nineteenth Century (RE)

Nation-building powerpoint

Term 2

1

Slavery and Emancipation (RD)

2

Popular Democracy, Caste Wars, and State Formation (RD)

3

The US and Latin America (BS)

4 The Mexican Revolution and Latin America (BS)
5

Modernity in Latin America (BS)

6 Reading Week (no lecture)
7

Mid-twentieth-century Latin America: “Populism”, Labour Movements, and Nationalism (BS)

8

Revolutionary Latin America (BS)

9 The Cold War and the Right in Latin America (BS)
10 Democratic Transitions and New Social Movement (RD)

Term 3

1

Latin America Today (BS)

 Powerpoint 

2

Latin American History and Literature (RE)

3

Backward Looks and Forward Glances (RE)

powerpoint

 

Lecturers

Dr Rosie Doyle (RD)

Dr Ben Smith (BS)

Professor Rebecca Earle (RE)